Clearwater Beach, Florida, is the ideal destination for fun in the sun. Lounge on the white-sand beaches, cool off in the crystal clear waters, watch glorious sunsets from the pier, and visit the Clearwater Marine Aquarium for dolphins and more. When you’re ready for a vacation in the Sunshine State, check out one of these 11 gorgeous beach rentals in this renowned beach city.

1. A modern seaside condo featuring scenic views of the Gulf of Mexico from the balcony

Where: Clearwater Beach, FL
Sleeps: 6

Clearwater Beach, FL vacation rental
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This chic two-bedroom, two-bath apartment sleeps up to six guests. Centrally located in one of the most exciting areas of Clearwater, this waterfront abode offers unparalleled views of the Gulf of Mexico. Moreover, the iconic Pier 60 is within a 10-minute walk from the property. Enjoy the incredible ocean view from the charming balcony, and take advantage of the short walk to nearby attractions, including restaurants, bars, shops, and the marina. While pets are not allowed in the unit, it does offer direct access to the beach, WiFi internet, and a washer and dryer.

 

2. A contemporary, dog-friendly luxury condo overlooking Clearwater Marina

Where: Clearwater Beach, FL
Sleeps: 6

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With three bedrooms and two baths, this waterfront condo sleeps six, making it ideal for families or small groups. This 1,850-square-foot unit features a balcony with incredible panoramic ocean views, perfect for dolphin-watching. Get to the beach quickly every morning, as the sand is only 500 steps from the condo. In addition to a jetted tub in the master bath, this unit also offers WiFi, central air, washer and dryer, and access to a hot tub and pool. The property owners allow small dogs under 25 pounds.

 

3. A lavish condo with a rooftop terrace offering a private hot tub, Weber grill, and bird’s-eye view of the Gulf

Where: Clearwater Beach, FL
Sleeps: 11

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Ideal for large groups or several small families, this deluxe 2,400-square-foot condo that sleeps up to 11 guests offers four bedrooms, two full bathrooms, and one half-bath. The unit sits only one block from the beach, allowing for easy walking for a day on the sand and in the surf. Stretching out over five floors, this condo features a rooftop terrace, where you can throw some steaks on the grill, soak in the hot tub, and take in the panoramic ocean views. This unit does not allow pets, but it does include internet and access to a communal outdoor pool.

 

4. A quaint cottage boasting two heated pools and a two-minute walk to the coastline

Where: Clearwater Beach, FL
Sleeps: 5

Clearwater Beach, FL vacation rental
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A cozy cottage with 1,000 square feet of living space, two bedrooms, and one bathroom — this unit sleeps up to five guests, making it perfect for a family. The Clearwater Beach rental does not allow pets and doesn’t boast ocean views, but it does afford your crew access to two heated swimming pools and an outdoor grill, all located on the property. It’s a short walk to the sandy beach, and the unit includes washer and dryer, high-speed WiFi internet, and plenty of on-site parking.

 

5. A five-level condo with multiple balconies and a rooftop patio, ideal for large group getaways

Where: Clearwater Beach, FL
Sleeps: 14

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This spacious condo that features 2,500 square feet of living space includes four bedrooms, three full bathrooms, and one half-bath. It sleeps 14 guests, making it ideal for large groups or several families. Rental of this unit affords you a quick walk to the beach, just one block away, as well as sweeping ocean views from the fifth-floor rooftop terrace or any of the four balconies. The condo includes access to a communal pool as well as an outdoor hot tub, grill, and one-car garage. The unit does not allow pets.

 

6. A cozy, romantic cottage situated only a stone’s throw from the beach

Where: Clearwater Beach, FL
Sleeps: 2

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This quaint Clearwater Beach cottage is the perfect destination for a romantic couples’ getaway. With one bedroom and one bathroom, the unit sleeps two guests. Take your pick from the two heated pools out back, each surrounded by palm trees and other tropical plants. It’s only a two-minute walk to the white sand beach, there’s a public tennis court down the block, and you can prepare dinner for two on the outdoor grill. This unit does not allow pets and doesn’t come with an ocean view.

 

7. An upscale coastal condo in proximity to Pier 60 and the picturesque shoreline

Where: Clearwater Beach, FL
Sleeps: 8

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A great rental option for groups or several small families, this condo sleeps eight guests, with three bedrooms and three full bathrooms. The 1,850-square-foot property offers incredible ocean views, including from the huge balcony, and the beach is only a short walk away. The unit boasts a gourmet kitchen and access to a communal pool, but pets are not allowed in the condo.

 

8. A spacious, pet-friendly beach home with a private, fully enclosed swimming pool

Where: Clearwater Beach, FL
Sleeps: 12

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This sweet little beach house makes a great escape for couples looking for a romantic getaway. The unit includes one bedroom and one bathroom, accommodating two guests. Pets are not allowed on the property, but a short walk gets you to the beach. While you can’t expect ocean views from this property, you can take advantage of internet access, air conditioning, and outdoor barbecue grills.

 

9. A fully renovated, top-floor condo nestled in a tranquil gated community

Where: Clearwater Beach, FL
Sleeps: 6

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This stylish two-bedroom, two-bathroom condo in Clearwater Beach sleeps six guests, so it’s perfect for a family or small group. The spacious rental property doesn’t offer an oceanfront view, but the balcony does overlook the peaceful bay. You can walk to the beach, and there’s a shared pool outside, as well as community tennis and basketball courts. High-speed internet is included with your rental, but pets are not allowed.

 

10. A sophisticated condo facing Clearwater Harbor and located a few blocks from the beach

Where: Clearwater Beach, FL
Sleeps: 6

Living room in Clearwater, FL vacation rental
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Accommodating up to six guests and perfect for a family, this rental home features three bedrooms and two full bathrooms. It takes only 30 seconds to walk to the beach from this stunning condo, and the large balcony offers incredible ocean views, perfect for watching sunrises. A five-minute walk gets you to restaurants and shops. There’s a pool table and game room. This unit does not allow pets.

 

11. A stylish beachfront apartment with a private patio and dock on the water

Where: Clearwater Beach, FL
Sleeps: 6

Clearwater Beach, FL vacation rental
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With two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 1,150 square feet of living space, this modern apartment sleeps six guests and affords you amazing ocean views. The unit is perfect for a small group or family, and while there’s no ocean view, the private patio does overlook the bay. It’s a short walk to the beach, and a private outdoor pool lets you cool off any time of the day or night. This unit does not allow pets.